The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 25 40 40
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Contract jobs citing REST 15 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 4.21% 1.41% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 5.43% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 0
Median daily rate £340 £335 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.49% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
- +39.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
90 92 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 25.28% 25.99% 15.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 75 47
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon region citing REST as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing REST across the Swindon region.

REST Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for REST.

1 32 (86.49%) Java
2 27 (72.97%) BDD
3 24 (64.86%) SOAP
3 24 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (59.46%) Web Services
5 19 (51.35%) Scrum
6 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
6 16 (43.24%) HTML
7 15 (40.54%) Kanban
8 14 (37.84%) Selenium
9 13 (35.14%) Test Scripting
9 13 (35.14%) Spring
9 13 (35.14%) MVC
9 13 (35.14%) CSS
9 13 (35.14%) WebDriver
10 11 (29.73%) TDD
11 10 (27.03%) Bitbucket
11 10 (27.03%) Cucumber
12 9 (24.32%) Mockito
12 9 (24.32%) Maven
12 9 (24.32%) jQuery
12 9 (24.32%) Finance
13 8 (21.62%) LDAP
13 8 (21.62%) Hibernate
13 8 (21.62%) Spring MVC
13 8 (21.62%) Exploratory Testing
14 7 (18.92%) Docker
14 7 (18.92%) Sass
15 6 (16.22%) AngularJS
15 6 (16.22%) Microservices

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (16.22%) Apache
2 4 (10.81%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (10.81%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.41%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) LDAP
2 2 (5.41%) DNS
2 2 (5.41%) DSL
2 2 (5.41%) FCAPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (5.41%) Big Data
2 2 (5.41%) CouchDB
2 2 (5.41%) HBase
2 2 (5.41%) Neo4j
2 2 (5.41%) Parquet
2 2 (5.41%) Redis
3 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (37.84%) Selenium
2 13 (35.14%) WebDriver
3 10 (27.03%) Bitbucket
3 10 (27.03%) Cucumber
4 9 (24.32%) Maven
4 9 (24.32%) Mockito
5 5 (13.51%) GitLab
5 5 (13.51%) Jenkins
6 4 (10.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (8.11%) JUnit
8 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
9 1 (2.70%) Ant
9 1 (2.70%) Jasmine
9 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Developer
2 13 (35.14%) Java Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Analyst
3 8 (21.62%) Automation Test Analyst
3 8 (21.62%) Test Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Leader
4 4 (10.81%) Test Leader
4 4 (10.81%) Tester
5 3 (8.11%) Automation Test Lead
5 3 (8.11%) Automation Tester
6 2 (5.41%) Agile Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Designer
6 2 (5.41%) Digital Designer
6 2 (5.41%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.70%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Software Tester
7 1 (2.70%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (64.86%) SOAP
2 22 (59.46%) Web Services
3 16 (43.24%) HTML
4 13 (35.14%) CSS
4 13 (35.14%) Spring
5 9 (24.32%) jQuery
6 8 (21.62%) Hibernate
6 8 (21.62%) Spring MVC
7 7 (18.92%) Sass
8 6 (16.22%) AngularJS
9 5 (13.51%) .NET
9 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
9 5 (13.51%) HTML5
9 5 (13.51%) WCF
10 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (8.11%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (8.11%) Node.js
11 2 (5.41%) CSS3
11 2 (5.41%) GraphX
11 2 (5.41%) WebSockets
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Android
1 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
1 2 (5.41%) Linux
1 2 (5.41%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) BDD
2 24 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (51.35%) Scrum
4 15 (40.54%) Kanban
5 13 (35.14%) MVC
5 13 (35.14%) Test Scripting
6 11 (29.73%) TDD
7 8 (21.62%) Exploratory Testing
8 6 (16.22%) Manual Testing
8 6 (16.22%) Microservices
9 5 (13.51%) API Testing
9 5 (13.51%) Performance Testing
10 4 (10.81%) DevOps
11 3 (8.11%) Automated Testing
11 3 (8.11%) Open Source
11 3 (8.11%) Test Strategy
12 2 (5.41%) Analytics
12 2 (5.41%) Big Data Analytics
12 2 (5.41%) Data Analytics
12 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 32 (86.49%) Java
2 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.51%) C#
4 2 (5.41%) Objective-C
4 2 (5.41%) Scala
4 2 (5.41%) SQL
4 2 (5.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Docker
2 2 (5.41%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Ansible
2 3 (8.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Google
1 5 (13.51%) Sencha
2 2 (5.41%) Nokia
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